Research & Development
There are many opportunities if you wish to work with Research & Development in the medtech industry. The Research & Development department is typically composed of engineers, researchers, and designers.
When you work in the Research & Development department, you will be in contact with both the marketing and production teams, along with the medical and technical faculties at the different universities. You will be using empirical research from the universities, in order to better understand illnesses, options for treatment and how to improve product development.
As for the product itself, you and the development team will combine research, user needs and the newest technological knowledge to create new product designs aimed at diagnosing illnesses or treating patients.